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Grove House

A Grade II Listed Building in Dunstable, Central Bedfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8884 / 51°53'18"N

Longitude: -0.5238 / 0°31'25"W

OS Eastings: 501688

OS Northings: 222118

OS Grid: TL016221

Mapcode National: GBR G50.DF3

Mapcode Global: VHFRC.VSYR

Entry Name: Grove House

Listing Date: 25 October 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138223

English Heritage Legacy ID: 35742

Location: Dunstable, Central Bedfordshire, LU6

County: Central Bedfordshire

Civil Parish: Dunstable

Built-Up Area: Dunstable

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Dunstable

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

1.
5125 HIGH STREET NORTH
(East Side)
Grove House
TL 0122 3/38 25.10.51.

II


2.
A late C17 brick house; 2 storeys, heavy stucco covering. Late C18 and late C19
alterations. Very steep pitched gabled roof with early tiles on the left, brown
tiles on the right, varying ridge line, long high central section and 2 lower (unequal)
shorter end sections, valley at North end. The Park front (East) has deep parapet
and cornice and 6 widely spaced dormers. 5 sides, 2 storey bay in centre (3 windows)
with very steep hipped roof. There are 6 windows on both sides of centre (2nd
storey). Immediately north of bay there is a light pedimented Doric doorcase (wooden)
and 3 windows, South of bay a plain doorway. The windows are sash, some early
single hung, in wide wooden cases. The interior has been much altered but many
minor details of the C17 have survived, the road front has at the North end a symmetrical
5 window facade of 'late C19 Classical' style, heavy detail.


Listing NGR: TL0168822118

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